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House Proceeding 03-24-10 on Mar 24th, 2010 :: 0:46:50 to 0:48:20
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Xavier Becerra

0:46:46 to 0:47:07( Edit History Discussion )

Xavier Becerra: the recovery program is beginning to work. this will make it work better, and yet you're standing here opposed to it. mr. kingston: will the gentleman yield? the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from michigan has the floor. the gentleman from mhigan has the floor. mr. kingston: i ask -- the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from michigan has the floor, sir. mr. kingston: will the gentleman yield?

Xavier Becerra

0:46:50 to 0:48:20( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Xavier Becerra

Xavier Becerra

0:47:08 to 0:47:28( Edit History Discussion )

Xavier Becerra: mr. levin: i now yield -- links links will the gentleman yield? -- mr. kingston: will the gentleman yield? mr. levin: t answer is no. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from michigan has the floor. the gentleman from michigan. mr. levin: i congratulate the distinguished speaker for trying to keep order. and i now yield one minute to the gentleman from california, mr. becerra.

Xavier Becerra

0:47:29 to 0:47:49( Edit History Discussion )

Xavier Becerra: the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from california has one minute. mr. becerra: i thank the gentleman for yielding, and just to correct the record once again, this bill, unlike previous bills passed by our colleagues and friends on the other side of the aisle, is completely paid for. there's not a cent that would be added to the deficit. you have to make some tough decisions when you pay for things but this bill is completely taken care of and

Xavier Becerra

0:47:50 to 0:48:10( Edit History Discussion )

Xavier Becerra: paid for. so the cuts we make -- tax cuts we give to small businesses we take care of that. we don't do it in an irresponsible fashion. that's why we should vote for this legislation. we need to put this country back on track and back to work. and this bill continues the series of legislation that have come through this house, gone through the senate and been signed by the president which

Xavier Becerra

0:48:11 to 0:48:20( Edit History Discussion )

Xavier Becerra: put america back to work. that economic recovery package, which too many of our colleagues rail against that the independent nonpartisan congressional budget office

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